Calflora
Taxon  Report   11789    
Lepidium chalepense  L.
Lens-podded hoary cress
Lepidium chalepense, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.
Cal-IPC rating: Moderate
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Bloom Period
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Lepidium

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cardaria chalepensis
ICPN: Lepidium draba ssp. chalepense
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2020).